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Hey Creative Types!

Heather Scott has created a sweet typography print full of advice for creative types. Inspiration came from an article written by Rene Stakenborg and is full of useful creative tips/life advice such as “go home and sleep”. Perfect for studio walls, bedroom walls, class rooms, get yours now!

The print is 3 colours, 18″ x 24″ and priced at $35.





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Hand Lettering Books and Zines


We have great resources for typographers in training.

Colt Bowden‘s Sign Painting zines, a series that will teach you to perfect your hand lettering and sign painting. Letterpress cover with 54 pages. Collect all 4!

Vol. 1 Egyptian Lettering, vol. 2 Casual Lettering, vol. 3 Script Lettering, $18.00 each + vol. 4 Icy Caps. $24.00 each


More great lettering books:

The Little Book of Lettering by Emily Gregory $29.00
Sign Painters by Faythe Levine & Sam Macon, Foreword by Ed Ruscha $29.00
Draw Your Own Alphabets by Tony Seddon $26.00
Hand Job by Michael Perry 39.00

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Holiday Cards Now Available In store & Online!

‘Tis the season! We have many new Kid Icarus designs for Holiday 2013! Plus, new artist series greeting cards featuring letterist Christopher Rouleau.

Stay tuned for more Holiday product updates.

Holiday Greeting Cards $5.00 – 6.00


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Corona Extra Day of Dead Poster

Corona Canada is celebrating the annual Mexican Day of the Dead (on November 1 and 2) with special edition cans of Corona Extra and limited edition Screenprinted posters. Posters designed by artist Jenny Luong.

The production of these prints have been featured in a promo video for Corona Extra’s Liva Mas Fina Campaign. A social media contest will give fans the opportunity to win limited edition Corona silkscreen prints of the artwork.




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The Art of Hand Lettering

Sign Painters and Little Book of Lettering at Kid Icarus

New in the shop, some great books celebrating the art of hand-lettering.

Sign Painters and Little Book of Lettering at Kid Icarus

Faythe Levine’s Sign Painters: What a Disappearing Art Teaches Us About Creative Purpose and Process, is the companion to her documentary of the same name, and considers the increased cultural value of the processes and practice of hand-painted communication in the the face of the craft’s decline.

Sign Painters $29.00


Sign Painters and Little Book of Lettering at Kid Icarus

Emily Gregory’s Little Book of Lettering is a tidy little volume showcasing the work of dozens of artists and designers. From digitally-drawn to hand-drawn and illustrated lettering, this book will inspire you to step away from the old font library and put your cursive chops to the test.

Little Book of Lettering $29.00